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The Foundation - Types of Violence - - Euro-Mediterranean region

The Foundation promotes women's role in countering violent extremism

Created 31.07.2017

The Foundation promotes women's role in countering violent extremism

Between the 18th and the 19th of July 2017, the Foundation participated at a meeting gathering more than 40 experts, practitioners and advocates in peace, security and Prevention of Violent Extremism (PVE). The meeting which was organized, in...

The Foundation - Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region

Active participation of the Foundation at the Southern Neighbourhood Civil Society Forum

Created 31.07.2017

Active participation of the Foundation at the Southern Neighbourhood Civil Society Forum

Between the 10th and the 12th of July 2017, nearly sixty non-governmental organizations (NGOs) from the southern Mediterranean and Member States of the European Union (EU) were invited, to Brussels, to exchange views with the European Commission and...

The Foundation - Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region

Women's organizations laid out strong relationships for future actions

Created 28.07.2017

Women's organizations laid out strong relationships for future actions

Sixteen associations from the Southern Mediterranean and the European Union participated in learning exchanges on advocacy and calling out to the decision makers. Eight of them have led advocacy campaigns on different issues (women’s rights...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - - MENA region

Apply to our call for applications for the mobilization of gender equality actors!

Created 17.07.2017

Apply to our call for applications for the mobilization of gender equality actors!

This call for applications aims to identify associations which want to encourage networking and joint actions with other gender equality actors of their territory following a local approach. The 7 selected associations (1 for each of the 7...

The Foundation - Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region

Take a look at the new design for our newsletter!

Created 11.07.2017

Take a look at the new design for our newsletter!

This July, we are proud to present a new design for our newsletter. Check it out in the following link and let us know what you think. We hope you like it!Though summer is already here, last month has been full of activities, new reports and...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Tunisia

VFJ raises women's capacities to have an active role in politics in Monastir

Created 30.06.2017

VFJ raises women's capacities to have an active role in politics in Monastir

The Tunisian association Voix de la Femme à Jemmel – VFJ undertook a project which seeks to enhance women’s capacities to become effective leaders and obtain decision-making positions at local level. This project is developed in...

The Foundation - Economy / Employment - Algeria

AFEV analyses how to foster women's entrepreneurship in Algiers

Created 28.06.2017

AFEV analyses how to foster women's entrepreneurship in Algiers

In Algeria, there are few studies on women’s entrepreneurship at the local level. The Association of Women in Green Economy (Association des femmes en économie verte) -AFEV undertook a study in order to bring women’s vision of...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Morocco

Tamaynut is engaged to push women into decision-making decisions in Souss-Massa

Created 23.06.2017

Tamaynut is engaged to push women into decision-making decisions in Souss-Massa

Several structural obstacles prevent women´s access to leadership. These obstacles are of a legal, socio-economic, cultural and individual nature, involving a range of institutional and individual actors. To better understand the situation,...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - - Euro-Mediterranean region

16 associations work in pairs to influence women’s policies

Created 20.06.2017

16 associations work in pairs to influence women’s policies

Sixteen associations from the Southern Mediterranean and the EU are involved in learning exchanges to share ideas on their strategies to defend women’s rights and approach policy-makers. Eight of them are developing advocacy campaigns on...

The Foundation - Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region

Have a look at our June’s Newsletter!

Created 09.06.2017

Have a look at our June’s Newsletter!

Our Newsletter N. 11 is now available!We are proud to present you the new study about gender-based violence in Marrakech – Safi elaborated by the Federation of Women’s Rights Leagues in Marrakech-Safi with the participation of NGOs, the...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - - MENA region

The Foundation strengthens links with young women leaders from the MENA region

Created 29.05.2017

The Foundation strengthens links with young women leaders from the MENA region

On May 9, the Foundation attended the opening of the Course: Women of the Future in the Mediterranean (FAM) which took place in Paris. This course consisted of a series of classes and workshops on gender, politics and leaderships designed to...

The Foundation - Types of Violence - Lebanon

The LLWR analyses how to lower trafficking in women and prostitution in Beirut

Created 24.05.2017

The LLWR analyses how to lower trafficking in women and prostitution in Beirut

Trafficking in women and prostitution have shot up in Lebanon in the last years due to the difficult social and economic situation and the influx of refugees, including many vulnerable women and girls. Thus, the country has become a hub, a place of...